February 28, 2007
GCRIO Program Overview
Our extensive collection of documents.
Archives of the
Global Climate Change Digest
A Guide to Information on Greenhouse Gases and Ozone Depletion
Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 5, NUMBER 7, JULY 1992
BOOKS AND PROCEEDINGS...
Available from United Nations Publications, Rm. DC2-0853, New York NY
10017 (tel: 212-963-8302; fax: 212-963-3489).
Nations of the Earth Reports, 286 pp., 1992, $50. The first of three
volumes. Contains reports of 47 nations profiling their environmental positions
The Global Partnership for Environment and Development: A Guide to
Agenda 21, 116 pp., 1992, $9.95. A United Nations guide to the vision,
themes and programs of the Earth Summit embodied in the Agenda 21 action plan
for sustainable development.
Drafts: Agenda 21, Rio Declaration, Forest Principles, 650 pp., $75.
The complete, official conference documents provided to delegates to the Summit.
An Agenda of Science for Environment and Development into the 21st
Century, J.C.I. Dooge et al., Eds., 352 pp., June 1992, $85 (£50) hbk./£19.95
Brings together the understanding and the judgment of the world's scientific
community on the future of the environment and development.
Saving Our Planet--Challenges and Hopes, M.K. Tolba, 296 pp.,
expected Aug. 1992, $25 (Chapman & Hall). Spanish and French editions,
Written by the executive director of the U.N. Environment Programme, this
book (and a 27-page summary version, available from UNEP) were prepared as
contributions to the Earth Summit. Aimed at a wide range of specialists as well
as the general public, it presents an overview of the state of the environment
based on over 500 scientific references, UNEP reports and other sources.
Examines peoples' perceptions, attitudes and responses toward environmental
problems, and gives priorities for action.
Guide to Publishers
Index of Abbreviations